Music

 

This page contains music I am playing now and songs performed or recorded in New York, Seattle and North Carolina. Check frequently for updates.


Most Requested Songs at Gigs. They are just a click away..................

Cosmo Lane

Tell a Politician


Some of My Favorite Songs in 2015

Sweet Street Musician Man - words and music by Walt Atkison

Love You When You're Crazy - words and music by Walt Atkison


North Carolina recordings -  Live at Brewballs June 18, 2009
Paranoid - words and music by Walt Atkison
Carry On - words and music by Walt Atkison
God Bless the Child

North Carolina recordings - live basement studio
Special thanks to Dave Webb for his unending support and assistance with these recordings.
Rules of Freedom - words and music by Walt Atkison
Autumn Leaves - instrumental
Senators and Congressmen - words and music by Walt Atkison
Summertime -
How Deep Was the Hole - words and music by Walt Atkison

Rochester, NY: The Early Years (70's)
If I Were a Carpenter - echo plex arrangement
Red Man White Man - words and music by Walt Atkison, recorded at Craig Fennesy Studios
Coming Back Easy - words and music by Walt Atkison, recorded at Craig Fennesy Studios

Live at the Last Frontier -CD

Walt Atkison: Vocals, Rack Harmonica and Acoustic Guitar
Engineered and Recorded Live by Jeff Lauckhart at The Last Frontier Saloon, Fall City, Washington USA
Edited by John Loy at Liberty House Recording Studio, Burlington NC
Mastered by Chris Brazener at Dynamic Recording Studios, Rochester NY

Song List
1. Nobody Knows You When You are Down and Out
2. Microwave Blues*
3. How Long
4. Alamance Romance*
5. St James Infirmary
6. Fat Girl Boogie
7. Bricks In My Pillow*
* words and music by Walt Atkison



Cadillac Hotel - CD
Walt Atkison: Vocals, Rack Harmonica and Acoustic Guitar
Kinloch Nelson: Lead Guitar
Carey Peterson: Bass
Paul Ruske: Drums
Recorded in Rochester, NY. 

Song List
1. Emotional Bully*
2. Luna*
3. Cadillac Hotel*
4. Blue Tatoo*
5. You Never Know*
6. P-Town Lady*
7. Woman and the Angel**
8. Reed In the Wind*
9. Full Moon in the Wintertime*
10. I Can't Believe I Left Here*
11. Microwave Blues*
12. Bricks in My Pillow*
* words and music by Walt Atkison
**adaptation of a Robert Service Poem from Spell of the Yukon